Zoo Witness: Gorilla Was ‘Protecting’ 4-Year-Old

-- A witness present at the Cincinnati Zoo says the 450-pound gorilla that was shot and killed after a 4-year-old boy fell into...

2 dead, 2 cops among 5 wounded in Philadelphia rampage

The Latest on a shooting rampage in Philadelphia that left two police officers and three civilians wounded and one woman and the suspect dead....

Senate overwhelmingly passes new national education legislation

The Senate passed a massive education bill Dec. 9 that gives states significant control over school accountability and testing. (AP) The Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly...

Trump ends ‘catch and release’ immigration policy

President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Friday ordering the end of a policy, known as “catch and release,” in which illegal immigrants are...

Alberta wildfire growing, may reach Saskatchewan

-- The massive wildfire that forced almost 90,000 people to evacuate in Alberta is growing and approaching the neighboring province of Saskatchewan, Canadian...

5,300 Wells Fargo employees fired for creating millions of phony accounts

Everyone hates paying bank fees. But imagine paying fees on a ghost account you didn’t even sign up for. That’s exactly what happened to Wells...

Nicolas Cage is giving his Tyrannosaurus skull back to Mongolia

Cage bought the fossil for $276,000 at an auction in 2007. According to federal prosecutors in New York, it had been removed illegally from...

Multiple officers killed at Dallas protest over police killings

DEVELOPING: At least four Dallas police officers were killed Thursday after being targeted by two snipers in a downtown parking garage Thursday night during a...

Dow futures tumble as China turmoil rattles nerves

-- U.S. stock index futures indicated a sharply lower open on Thursday after trading in China was suspended for the second time in...